By Chris Dawson August 20, 2019 - 3:13 pm

Is reporting eBay scammers to Action Fraud a waste of time?

Talking of the news an eBay seller was scammed out of £54,000 when a hacker changed the payments email address on some of his listings, Tamebay reader Jim was scathing when it comes to reporting eBay scammers to the Police and in particular the Action

Daily Mail This is Money investigate £54,000 eBay fraud

The Daily Mail's This is Money have investigated the £54,000 eBay fraud which Richard Crisp of Home Care Essentials became victim of and they too have hit an impenetrable brick wall with both eBay and PayPal passing the buck to each other when asked who

PayPal Working Capital will have a solution for eBay Managed Payments

A few days ago we wrote a piece asking if you should carry on applying for PayPal Working Capital cash advances bearing in mind that their terms and conditions require you to repay the loan from proceeds from your eBay sales. If you switch, whether

‘eBay Managed Payments are about passing value back to our sellers’: Keala Gaines of eBay

"eBay Managed Payments are about passing the value back to our sellers," is how Keala Gaines of eBay described the rationale behind the introduction of the marketplace's payments service. Speaking at eBay Open 2019, Keala Gaines, senior director of payment services of eBay with two decades

When should you stop using PayPal Working Capital?

The time is coming when eBay will switch over to eBay Managed Payments and your eBay derived income will stop flowing through your PayPal account. It'll be paid into your eBay account and sent directly to your bank account. This will put you at odds

PayPal currency spread stealth fee increase for US merchants

PayPal will increase the PayPal currency spread for US merchants by half a per cent for US merchants as of the 3rd of September 2019. This will impact you if you're a US retailer or if you're a global retailer and have a PayPal account

Why should you consider PayPal Invoicing?

Want to get paid fast? A comScore study commissioned by PayPal has found that 78% of invoices processed through PayPal Invoicing are paid within one day. With this in mind, PayPal are now offering a quicker and easier way to send invoices regardless of the

Hacked eBay account? Don’t expect eBay or PayPal to put things right

A week ago we published the appalling story of an eBay seller who had his account hacked and the email address changed on his best selling listings. Due to his high turnover and the low value of each individual order, 10s of thousands were syphoned

PayPal price plans for currency conversion transactions

PayPal have announced the PayPal price plans for currency conversion transactions which will go into effect from the 3rd of September. PayPal announced the updated PayPal agreements for their US merchant clients. They say sellers who agree to the changes are not required to do anything,